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computer-generated imagery

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(CGI) Animatied graphics produced by computer and used in film or television.

computer-generated imagery

The images and animations created with computer software for movies and video games, as well as TV and online commercials. The myriad special effects in today's movies, which mix real actors with aliens, are mostly generated in the computer. There is no limit to the fantasy world that can be created with computer-generated imagery (CGI) techniques. To learn the basics of computer images, see graphics. See 3D graphics and 3D visualization.
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Examples of Evolve's work in Computer Generated Imagery (CGI).
This time round, with pace-maker The Matrix setting the standard in the age of computer generated imagery, it'll be interesting to see if a 12-year absence has seen The Terminator series lose its muscle, or if it's back as strong as ever.
ReBoot," the first TV series to be produced with computer generated imagery, will launch its first line of action figures and plush toys to be available for the Christmas 2000 shopping season, supported by a $2 million television advertising campaign.
Pilots, co-pilots and door gunners are visually immersed in training exercises by wearing Link's Advanced Helmet Mounted Display (AHMD), which provides users with a 360 degree field-of-regard of out-the-window computer generated imagery.
Sakaguchi added: "By using computer generated imagery we were able to use various camera angles, lighting and special effects.
Greenberg is an acknowledged leader and innovator in digital design and production, including special effects, computer generated imagery, 2D and 3D animation.
The CF-18 Part Task Trainers, which have been distributed between Canadian Forces squadrons at Cold Lake and Bagotville, are integrated with a single flat panel display that enable pilots to view out-the-window computer generated imagery.
Founded in December 1989, Ray Dream currently publishes Ray Dream Designer(R), a high resolution, full color Macintosh 3D illustration tool; JAG(R) a Macintosh and Windows utility that automatically removes jaggies from computer generated imagery, and addDepth(R), which automatically adds depth and perspective to type and vector-based line art.
The pilot operating the UH-60 flight simulator views out-the-window computer generated imagery through Link's AHMD, which also provides a see-through capability that enables him to clearly view his surrounding cockpit controls.
FATS simulated training systems use a variety of technology such as digital video and computer generated imagery that support the training of soldiers in basic to advanced marksmanship, use of force judgment, shoot/don't shoot decision-making and small unit tactical training.
In a market that has traditionally been dominated by computer generated imagery, immersive video opens a new world of possibilities with the integration of photorealistic imagery," said Myles M.
Unlike a two-dimensional or even so-called 3D computer generated imagery, ZFUZION 3D holoprojection technology creates a first-person enhanced reality experience which the human brain accepts as real.

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